Guided Shore Dives

You don't need to have a buddy, we will organised one for you.

Sydney offers world-class scuba diving unmatched in any large city. The shore diving is second to none and a majority of diving in Sydney is done from the shore. Abyss Scuba Diving has FREE Divemaster-guided shore dives every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. These are free to come on and you only pay for any equipment hire and any air fills.

To ensure your safety we require those divers who have not dived in the past 12 months and who have done fewer than 20 dives to undertake a scuba review before joining one of our shore dives. We run refresher courses every month. So if you have not dived for a while, be safe and tune up your diving skills.

Please note:

  • These rates only apply to those who book and pay online but not to those who book online and then only pay when they come to the dive centre.
  • Rental equipment is to be collected at the dive centre at Ramsgate and we require proof of certification at the time of collection.
  • Divers are required to pick up and return their rental equipment to the dive shop. Divemasters will not take it to the site or return it to the dive centre for you.
  • Transport is not included for this dive. If you do not have your own transport then, because of social distancing the best option is an Uber to and from the site.
  • For all cancellations, there is a $25 administration fee. There is no refund once the equipment leaves the dive centre!

If none of the below dates meets your needs we also offer the following Private Dives:

Private Shore Dives

Guided Seadragon Dive

Private Seadragon Dives

Guided Shore Dives

  Dive Start Date  
Port Jackson Shark dive Saturday 08 Aug 2020

  • Start Date: Sat 08 Aug 2020 at 09:00

This double dive will start in the store with a short lecture on the port jackson sharks, After this we wil head out for a double dive with a light lunch between looking for the port jackson sharks. Come and join in teh fun. Port jacksons are easy to get photos of as they sit still so bring your camera along

Request More Info

Ship Rock & Oak Park - Shore Dive Saturday 08 Aug 2020

  • Start Date: Sat 08 Aug 2020 at 10:00

Located on Ship Rock Road, it wont take long to see how this site got its name. The only way to dive it, is high tide. Dropping over the wall, takes you into another world, full of pineapple fish, angler fish, decorator crabs (if you can spot them), cuttlefish and much more. Make sure you stop by the shop nice and early to pick up your gear and meet the divemaster. The second dive will be at Oak Park. Oak park is a great spot to see teh big blue groper and loads and soft sponges. With a max depth if 10 m you get heaps of time to explore

Request More Info

Bare Island - Shore Dive Sunday 09 Aug 2020

  • Start Date: Sun 09 Aug 2020 at 10:00

Bare Island is arguably Sydney's most popular dive site and is suitable for all levels of divers. With a range of dive sites, it is set to impress no matter what the conditions.

Request More Info

Leap to Steps - Shore Dive Friday 14 Aug 2020

  • Start Date: Fri 14 Aug 2020 at 10:00

This site is one of our favourites and is usually conducted as a drift dive with the incoming tide. Step off the rocks into the big blue and let your self be taken along the wall, looking for weedy seadragons, rays and Pj’s. Its always good to get to the site early to get set up and then park your car at the exit point. The second dive will be held at The Steps.

Request More Info

Voodoo - Shore Dive Saturday 15 Aug 2020

  • Start Date: Sat 15 Aug 2020 at 10:00

Possibly one of the most popular dive spots in Sydney, found in the national park, Voodoo is famous for its pumping surf break above the water and its beautiful swim through Arch beneath the water. With schools of fish, giant cuttlefish and eagle rays swimming about, who wouldnt want to dive in this slice of heaven. Be at the store at more than 30 mins before to collect your gear and meet your dive masters.

Request More Info

Oak Park- Shore Dive Sunday 16 Aug 2020

  • Start Date: Sun 16 Aug 2020 at 10:00

This is a double dive a with the location of the site at Jibbon Street Cronulla. Oak Park is a relatively shallow dive (max 11m) but the site is massive with a large range of marine life, from cuttlefish through to schools of Old Wives. Whether you are just starting out or an experienced diver, it is a great site for everyone.

Request More Info

Oak Park- Shore Dive Friday 21 Aug 2020

  • Start Date: Fri 21 Aug 2020 at 10:00

This is a double dive a with the location of the site at Jibbon Street Cronulla. Oak Park is a relatively shallow dive (max 11m) but the site is massive with a large range of marine life, from cuttlefish through to schools of Old Wives. Whether you are just starting out or an experienced diver, it is a great site for everyone.

Request More Info

Bare Island - Shore Dive Saturday 22 Aug 2020

  • Start Date: Sat 22 Aug 2020 at 10:00

Bare Island is arguably Sydney's most popular dive site and is suitable for all levels of divers. With a range of dive sites, it is set to impress no matter what the conditions.

Request More Info

Ship Rock & Oak Park - Shore Dive Sunday 23 Aug 2020

  • Start Date: Sun 23 Aug 2020 at 10:00

Located on Ship Rock Road, it wont take long to see how this site got its name. The only way to dive it, is high tide. Dropping over the wall, takes you into another world, full of pineapple fish, angler fish, decorator crabs (if you can spot them), cuttlefish and much more. Make sure you stop by the shop nice and early to pick up your gear and meet the divemaster. The second dive will be at Oak Park. Oak park is a great spot to see teh big blue groper and loads and soft sponges. With a max depth if 10 m you get heaps of time to explore

Request More Info

Voodoo - Shore Dive Friday 28 Aug 2020

  • Start Date: Fri 28 Aug 2020 at 10:00

Possibly one of the most popular dive spots in Sydney, found in the national park, Voodoo is famous for its pumping surf break above the water and its beautiful swim through Arch beneath the water. With schools of fish, giant cuttlefish and eagle rays swimming about, who wouldnt want to dive in this slice of heaven. Be at the store at more than 30 mins before to collect your gear and meet your dive masters.

Request More Info

  • Sydney Underwater - Diving Oak ParkSydney Underwater - Diving Oak Park

    Sydney Underwater -…

    This video is the third film in a mini series about scuba diving in the Sutherland Shire, in southern Sydney. […] 
  • Sutherland Point Dive Site At KurnellSutherland Point Dive Site At  Kurnell

    Sutherland Point Dive…

    Sutherland Point is a prime site for locating the fascinating Weedy Sea Dragon. The site is quite shallow […] 
  • UNDERWATER WORLD - ShiprockUNDERWATER WORLD - Shiprock

    UNDERWATER WORLD -…

    This is the final part in a new series I've made about Scuba Diving in the Sutherland Shire. There'l be plenty […] 
  • Bare Island Dive SiteBare Island Dive Site

    Bare Island Dive Site

    Bare Island is arguably Sydney's most popular dive site, by both individuals and schools alike. Located in […]